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Motorcyclist dead in head-on collision in Fluvanna County

Chris Graham
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A Charlottesville man is dead after crashing his motorcycle head on into an approaching passenger vehicle on Route 250 in Fluvanna County on Tuesday.

Corey L. Tinder, 22, was on a 2000 Honda CBR 600 motorcycle traveling west on Route 250 at 8:40 p.m. Tuesday.

As he was attempting to pass a westbound vehicle, it struck head-on an eastbound 2013 Kia Optima.

The crash occurred in a no-passing zone.

The driver of the Kia, a 45-year-old woman from Arvonia, was not injured in the crash.

Chris Graham

Chris Graham

Chris Graham is the founder and editor of Augusta Free Press. A 1994 alum of the University of Virginia, Chris is the author and co-author of seven books, including Poverty of Imagination, a memoir published in 2019, and Team of Destiny: Inside Virginia Basketball’s Run to the 2019 National Championship, and The Worst Wrestling Pay-Per-View Ever, published in 2018. For his commentaries on news, sports and politics, go to his YouTube page, or subscribe to his Street Knowledge podcast. Email Chris at [email protected].